• Recorded a career-best finish at the Michelob Light Classic, where
she tied for second and fired a career-low score of 63 during the final
• Posted a total of six top-10 finishes en route to her best financial
season ($340,991) and highest finish on the season money list (31).
• Shot a third-round 64 during the Bank of Montreal Canadian Women's
Open, where she tied for ninth.
2001 Stats (rank)
Rds under par: 40/90 (31) Rds in the 60s: 17/90 (52) Birdies:
Eagles: 8 (15) Greens in reg: 69.2% (20) Driving accuracy: 66.4%
Sand saves: 45.5% (29) Putting avg: 30.90 (160) Driving avg:
• In 2000, best finishes were a tie for 10th at the LPGA Takefuji
Classic and a tie for 11th at the Los Angeles Women's Championship.
• In 1999, recorded a season best tie for fourth at the Firstar
• In 1998, returned to the LPGA Final Qualifying Tournament to gain
exempt status for the 1999 season; best finish was a tie for eighth
at the Rainbow Foods LPGA Classic.
• In 1997, recorded her first two LPGA career holes-in-one, during
the second round of the SAFECO Classic and the third round of the Fieldcrest
Cannon Classic; best finish was a tie for 26th at the First Bank Presents
the Edina Realty LPGA Classic.
• In 1996, best finish was a tie for 12th at the Rochester International.
• Prior to joining the LPGA Tour, competed on the Futures Tour
and the Women Professional Golfers' European Tour (WPGET); in 1995,
tied for second at the Weetabix Women's British Open and finished 10th
on the WPGET Order of Merit.
McGill has an impressive amateur record that includes winning the 1993
U.S. Women's Amateur Championship and the 1994 U.S. Public Links Championship.
She finished as runner-up in the 1994 U.S. Women's Amateur Championship
and was a member of the 1994 U.S. Curtis Cup Team. As a collegiate player
at the University of Southern California, McGill finished fourth at
the 1994 NCAA Championship and was a two-time All-American.
6'0", blond hair, hazel eyes...Started playing golf at the age
of 12...Credits her teaching pro Randy Peterson and her parents as the
individuals most influencing her career...Hobbies include skiing, piano,
tennis, movies, throwing darts, singing in the shower, jumping over
rose gardens and dancing...Qualified for the LPGA Tour on her second
Major Championship History
The U.S. Women's Open became an LPGA major in 1950; the McDonald's LPGA
Championship Presented by AIG became a major in 1955; the Kraft Nabisco
Championship became a major in 1983; and the Weetabix Women's British
Open became a major championship in 2001. From 1979-2000 the LPGA's fourth
major was the du Maurier Classic. The Weetabix Women's British Open replaced
the du Maurier Classic in 2001. (KNC, Kraft Nabisco Championship; LPGA,
McDonald's LPGA Championship Presented by AIG; OPEN, U.S. Women's Open;
WB, Weetabix Women's British Open; DM, du Maurier Classic)
Courtesy LPGA, http://www.LPGA.com.
Born: 1/30/72 Denver, Colo.
Residence: San Diego, Calif.
Rookie year: 1996
Career-best finish: T2
Career-low round: 63
Career earnings (rank): $870,031 (123)
LPGA career holes-in-one: 2
Education: University of Southern California (1994, Communications)